Chianti Superiore DOCG 2016
Chianti Superiore DOCG 2016

Chianti Superiore DOCG 2016

Vintages

Quintessential Tuscany: a gentle whirl of the ripest red fruits, violets and cherries. A vivacious ruby red with the tannins that are youthful yet harmonious and rounded. The result is a complex, elegant wine, with a long finish, easily paired with food.

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Technical Information

Esposizione:
South, southwest
Bodentyp:
Clay soils with marl and limestone
Sistema di allevamento:
Cordon spur converting to Guyot
Densità d’impianto:
5,000 vines per hectare
Età delle viti:
20 years
Hectare yield:
75 q.li
Pflanzenertrag:
1,5 kg
Alcohol:
13,5%
Acidità:
5,5 g/l
Bottle Size:
750 ml

Winemaking Process

Fermentation: spontaneous fermentation with native yeast in unrefined concrete vats for about 2 weeks. Aging: in large untoasted French oak barrels for 12 months. Refinement: 3 months in bottle

Tasting Notes

Color:
Intense red ruby.
Bouquet:
Intense aroma, with hints of ripe red fruits, like cherries, which pair well with the scent of dried violets. The Merlot bestows the bouquet with its unmistakable aromas, including grassy and spiced nuances.
Geschmack:
The aromas can also be tasted on the palate, blending perfectly with the balanced tannins and excellent freshness.
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